BELLE PRAIRIE — Tim Infinger kicked a long ball from way outside the box that went over the top of the keeper into the right side of the net in the second overtime to give the Little Falls Flyers a 3-2 season opening, non-conference win over Bemidji Friday afternoon.
Jake Loukinen netted a pair of first period goals with assists from Thomas Bell and Connor Jorgensen.
Flyer goalkeeper Noah Eliason had 14 saves.
Bemidji 0 2 0 0 — 2
Little Falls 2 0 1 — 3
First half: LF-Jake Loukinen (Thomas Bell) 9:15, LF-Loukinen (Connor Jorgensen) 11:40
Second half: B-Alex Schussman (Payton Christofferson) 51:00, B-Matt Bitter (Schussman) 64:13
Overtime: LF-Tim Infinger unassisted 85:11
Shots on goal: B 16, LF 15
Goalkeepers: B-Bruno Cheney (12 saves); LF-Noah Eliason (14 saves)
Overall: LF 1-0. Next: Hillcrest/Pelican Rapids at Little Falls 4 p.m. Monday.